• Maintenance Engineer - Class II

    Job Locations US-TX-Austin
    Posted Date 1 month ago(7/19/2019 9:49 AM)
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  • Location

    Austin Hotel at Southpark




    Just moments away from the excitement of downtown Austin, the State Capitol and the 6th Street Entertainment District; the Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark is an exciting place to work. With a premier location in the heart of a world-renowned city, the Omni Southpark is at the center of it all.


    Omni Southpark’s associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Southpark may be your perfect match.

    Job Description

    To ensure a safe, efficient, well-maintained hotel environment while providing maintenance services to guests in a courteous, professional and engaging manner.


    • Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements.
    • Take measurements and calculate the size and amount of material needed.
    • Cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material (e.g. fiberglass) according to measurements. Build window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed items.
    • Lay out floorings, roofing or drywalls ensuring they are leveled and compatible.
    • Carve and assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items and install them where designated. Build scaffolding and other construction structures.
    • Responsible for cleaning the following on Resort and Club property: pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, and public space PM’s. Check pool equipment, and perform minor repairs.
    • Maintain proper water chemistry according to City of Austin standards.
    • Responsible for minor/ major repairs to Member’s Club House.
    • Be able to work side by side and accept training and feedback from Class 1 engineers.
    • Maintain and repair all items in guestrooms and public areas.
    • Receive direction from engineering management on daily assignments or projects and complete within the time and manner specified or in accordance with hotel needs.
    • Receive direction for house calls via radio and respond promptly and appropriately.
    • Assist engineers and mechanics with repairs and learn while helping with those repairs.
    • Understand and be able to receive and update work requests from the work request system (Synergy).
    • Complete appropriate documents and logs for work assigned on a daily basis.
    • Have a thorough understanding of Omni fire alarm procedures and other emergencies.
    • Have a thorough understanding of Omni Hotel rules and regulations.
    • Have a thorough understanding of the importance of Lock out Tag out, the dangers of arc flashes and other precautions that need to be taken around equipment.
    • Maintain engineering shops in a clean and organized manner.
    • Maintain engineering parts and supplies inventory.
    • Understand how to detect trends that indicate developing issues.
    • Embrace all learning and training opportunities.
    • Provide support to Class III engineering personnel when needed.
    • Clean all work areas after completing a job.Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions; complete safety training and certifications.
    • Follow all company policies and procedures; ensure clean uniform and professional personal appearance; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets
    • Must live within 50 miles of the hotel property.

    Physical Requirements:

    • Move, bend, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects of moderate to heavy weight without assistance. Stand or walk for an extended period or for an entire work shift.
    • Responds quickly to sounds. Moves safely over uneven terrain. Identify and respond to dangerous situations. Safely climb ladders while carrying moderate to heavy weight. Wear personal protective equipment when required.

     Working Environment:

    • Interior of hotel, clubhouse, and in all areas of the resort. Exposure to extreme hot and cold temperatures.
    • Exterior of hotel with exposure to weather conditions.
    • Exposure to various hazardous chemicals.

     Tools & Equipment:

    • Power tools and general engineering tools for HVAC, electrical and plumbing equipment.
    • Multi-Meter (Class III, UL Listed)
    • Desktop computer, printer, telephone, fax, copier, telephone, to include other office supplies and equipment.



    • 4 years experience as carpenter and CPO certification is preferred.
    • Prior experience with installing carpet and pad, decking, flooring and drywall plumbing, as well as electrical and HVAC equipment is required.
    • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction.
    • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment, general engineering and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.).
    • Ability to read technical documents and drawings.
    • Basic troubleshooting skills on minor equipment, public areas and guest room issues.
    • Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times.
    • Must be able to fully understand, read and write in the English language.
    • Ability to properly prioritize workload in a dynamic environment.

    Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement are available using the following links:EEOC is the Law Poster and the following link is the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination policy statement 

    If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to 


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